Top 10 Companies Hiring Managers This Week
Wages have been stagnant for most jobs over the past decade. So if you're hoping to increase your salary significantly, your best option is to try to make the leap into management. Indeed, the average manager's salary is $108,570 -- or more than double the average salary of U.S. workers, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. So where are the opportunities? Who is hiring?
Here are the 10 employers with most management positions open this week:
1. Valvoline Instant Oil Change: 3,267 managerial openings.
Formerly EZ Lube, the vehicle maintanence company offers oil changes, antifreeze changes, differential fluid changes, batteries, belts, fuel system cleaning service, lights, wipers and transmission fluid changes. Valvoline is owned and operated by Covington, Ky.-based Ashland, Inc., a manufacturing and chemical distribution company.
Employee Review: "I love working upstairs or with a customer! Hour long breaks are a benefit to a long day. Manager brings things to a personal level."*
Find a managerial job now with Valvoline Instant Oil Change.
2. NAPA: 1,996 managerial openings.
The automotive parts retailer has over 6,000 stores and 14,000 affiliated repair centers across the United States. Based in Atlanta, Ga., it has an inventory of over 400,000 parts and equipment used for the car repair, collision, heavy-duty truck and industrial markets. The company is a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company.
Employee Review: "Company provides good benefits, offers decent incentives/bonuses and you can learn quite a bit if you're here long enough."*
Find a managerial job now at NAPA.
3. AT&T Retail: 1,953 managerial openings.
Wireless giant AT&T continues to hire in large volumes, as many customers upgrade their smartphones and purchase tablets that require LTE data plans.
Manager Review: "A great working environment with plenty of chances for advancement, but sometimes the work schedule can
Find a managerial job now at AT&T.
4. Enterprise Rent-A-Car: 1,511 managerial openings.
Enterprise is the largest rental care company in North America and operates over 900,000 vehicles worldwide, earning it the 15th rank on Forbes' "America's Largest Private Companies" list.
Manager Review: "The company really cares for who you are as a person. They provide adequate training. I got a lot of really good customer service experience. There is a lot of room for advancement."*
Find a managerial job now at Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
5. PNC: 1,430 managerial openings.
Based in Pittsburgh, the regional bank operates over 2,700 branches in nineteen states and the District of Columbia. The company doubled in size in 2008 when it acquired National City, making it the fifth largest bank in the country.
Manager Review: "As a parent I am grateful for a company with a work life balance."*
Find a managerial job now at PNC.
6. Aflac: 1,405 managerial openings.
The Columbus Ga.-based company is the largest provider of supplemental insurance in the United States. It made Fortune's annual "Best Companies to Work For" in 2014.
Manager Review: "Aflac is a green company that puts effort into creating a fun and supportive work culture. It also values input from ground level employees"*
Find a managerial job now at Aflac.
7. CVS Caremark: 1,298 managerial openings.
The CVS pharmacy chain has more than 7,500 stores in the United States, second only to Walgreens, and reported revenue of over $123 billion in 2012. It recently announced a partnership with DASH for Health to establish the Weight Loss Program at its walk-in medical clinics, MinuteClinic.
Manager Review: "Corporate is always looking for ways to cut expenses and increase profits... [and as] a Store Manager you no longer have a quality of life. The expectation is to be available 7 days a week... but they tend to hire the kind of people you want to work with."*
Find a managerial job now at CVS Caremark.
8. Firestone Complete Autocare: 1,292 managerial openings.
Firestone Complete Auto Care is a car maintenance chain that's part of one of the oldest American tire companies. There are more than 1,600 locations nationwide that, along with selling and servicing tires, also do repairs and other kinds of work on cars.
Manager Review: "Higher than average compensation for retail, good camaraderie with co workers. Nice working for large company that you know will be there tomorrow. "*
Find a managerial job now at Firestone Complete Autocare.
9. Vector Marketing: 914 openings.
Vector Marketing of Olean, N.Y., is the domestic sales arm of the cutlery company, Cutco, which sells knives and other implements nationwide. Vector offers part-time, full-time and temporary sales jobs, including summer work, and says that experience in sales isn't required.
Employee Review: "The pay, flexibility, environment were all outstanding."*
Find a managerial job now with the Vector Marketing.
10. Macy's: 1,379 managerial openings.
The iconic department store is going strong after over 150 years of business, selling mid-price to high-end brands at some 800 locations across the country. Its headquarters are in Cincinnati, Ohio, but its flagship store is in the heart of Manhattan, N.Y.
Employee Review: "The management is competent. Employees are given a good discount and still able to use coupons. You can pick up more hours online when they become available."*
Find a managerial job now at Macy's.